Scranton, Lackawanna County (WBRE/WYOU)  With summer nearly here many people are heading out for a run. but before  hitting the road, we have some safety tips from the experts.

  Being visible to vehicles is critical.

Wear plenty of reflective gear.

Use lights, and wear bright colored clothing.

 Also run towards traffic and be aware of your surroundings at all times.

 You should also make sure your cell phone is fully charged before you go for a run.

Eyewitness News Reporter Lauren Hensley h

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